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I visited a United Club during the pandemic and saw how the airline is re-imagining the airport lounge as it slowly welcomes back travelers

United implemented a five-point plan when reopening its lounges that focuses on more health and safety than creature comforts like a hot food buffet. The United Club at Newark Liberty International Airport. Thomas Pallini/Business Insider Un.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 22nd, 2020

I visited a Delta"s airport lounge during the pandemic and couldn"t believe how luxurious and close to normal the experience was

Delta has kept most of the luxuries in its Sky Clubs includin.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 8th, 2020

The new Centurion Lounge at JFK airport blows every airline lounge I"ve been to during the pandemic out of the water – here are its 9 coolest features

Chef-inspired meals and mixologist-curated cocktai.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 25th, 2020

: Southwest Airlines to start filling middle seats, leaving Delta as last holdout

Southwest Airlines Co. to resume booking middle seats in December, leaving Delta as the only major U.S. airline holding on to a popular way that airlines tried to lure back travelers amid the pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 22nd, 2020

Air travel through CMH is slowly bouncing back

Demand for air travel through John Glenn Columbus International Airport plummeted during the spring amid the coronavirus pandemic, but passenger demand is slowly ticking back up at CMH and other U.S. airports. CMH is now seeing 3,400 passengers de.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Delta CEO: Coronavirus testing, tracing key to bringing travelers back to airports

While the airline industry has seen operations plummet amid the pandemic, it has not completely shut down. Delta has been scheduling 1,000 flights per day, Ed Bastian said......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2020

Milwaukee Mitchell Airport"s March traffic will be down "significantly"

Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport is seeing fewer travelers as airlines scale back the number of flights during the coronavirus pandemic. Milwaukee’s passenger counts for March will not be compiled for several weeks, but the airport’s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2020

United"s new premium Club Infinite card comes with airport lounge access, and it"s offering 100,000 miles for a limited time

The Points Guy   Chase and United just launched a new premium credit card, the United Club Infinite Card. In exchange for a $525 annual fee, you get full United Club airport lounge membership, 4x.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2020

Airline stocks hit amid the pandemic after Trump issues Europe travel ban

President Donald Trump announces a ban on travelers to the United States from Europe for the next 30 days. Passengers from the United Kingdom and Americans who have been screened will be exempt from the restrictions. And airline stocks are taking a hit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2020

Airline stocks hit amid the coronavirus pandemic after Trump issues Europe travel ban

President Donald Trump announces a ban on travelers to the United States from Europe for the next 30 days. Passengers from the United Kingdom and Americans who have been screened will be exempt from the restrictions. And airline stocks are taking a hit......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMar 12th, 2020

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FEEDGreetings from the United Club lounge at the Denver International Airport. Good Lord, this place stinks. I .....»»

Category: blogSource: slopeofhopeOct 18th, 2019

Jacksonville airport opens VIP lounge

The Club JAX, the airport's first VIP lounge that is not airline-specific, opened Wednesday. The 2,726-sq.-ft. facility features a buffet with menus from local chefs, ample seating, two restrooms with showers and a children's play area, complete .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 15th, 2019

United Airlines now offering helicopter transfers to Newark

United Airlines wants to help its most affluent travelers get to Newark International Airport a whole lot quicker. The Chicago-based airline (NYSE: UAL) launched a helicopter service in mid-May as a transfer of sorts, charging $2,099 for up to thre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 11th, 2018

Sneak peek: United unveils Polaris Lounge at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston

International business travelers of Chicago-based United Airlines will soon experience a new luxury lounge while waiting for their next flight at Houston’s George Bush Intercontinental Airport. The United Polaris Lounge opens June 29 inside IAH.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 26th, 2018

One third of America ignored COVID-19 by gathering for Thanksgiving — and it"s easy to see why

Our leaders have not done near enough within their power yet to deploy solid, evidence-based policies to make a dent in the pandemic. Business Insider Travelers at Miami International Airport on Sunday, November 22, 2020.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytNov 27th, 2020

Covid concerns mount; See the scene at ABIA, hear of dropping morale at local hospital

The lines are long at the airport and morale is dipping at area hospitals, KXAN News reports. With Covid-19 cases mounting and travelers hitting the airport like never before during the pandemic, medical personnel lament the fact t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 25th, 2020

St. Louis Lambert International Airport expects spike in travelers during Thanksgiving week even as Covid-19 cases rise

Friday and Saturday marked the busiest days for U.S. airports since the pandemic started with about two million people traveling. As Covid-19 cases are on the rise, St. Louis Lambert International Airport also expects to see a spike in traveler.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 23rd, 2020

An upstart triathlon offers athletes a million-dollar purse and a pandemic dilemma

Triathlons are slowly lurching to life in the United States. Next month, Challenge Family, Ironman’s main competitor, will stage perhaps the most ambitious event yet......»»

Category: topSource: washpostNov 19th, 2020

United Airlines to bring back alcohol sales on limited flights

After months of no alcohol sales in the air, United Airlines is slowly bringing back the concept......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 12th, 2020

United is bringing back its ultra-premium West Coast flights to JFK in 2021 complete with lie-flat seats to entice business travelers to return to the skies

The new flights will be geared towards premium flyers with a specially-configured aircraft boasting a massive.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytNov 10th, 2020

United Airlines: Busy November, but travelers wary of advance bookings

Shares of United Airlines Holdings Inc. added to gains Monday after the airline said it expected the week of Nov. 23, Thanksgiving week, to be its busiest since March. Half of the tra.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 9th, 2020